Today's story is about loneliness. (R)
Cartoon fun with the whirling dervish. (R)
Shown yesterday at 4.35pm on BBC1 (S)
Then Rewind Shown yesterday BBC1 (S)
8.35 The Busy World of Richard Scarry
The hectic adventures of the animal inhabitants of Busytown. (R)
Repeats are not indicated.
9.00 Come Outside (ages 4-5) A Letter 1539102 9.15 Storytime (ages 4-5) Dottie/Titch
9.30 Words and Pictures (ages 5-7) (S) 8473831 9.45 Watch (ages 5-7) Art: Growing Things (S)
Apple Pie. TheTubbies watch two children as they prepare an apple pie. (R) (S)
Milo and Max's shoes vanish, but who is the mystery snatcher?
Repeated 3.25pm BBC1 (S) (W)
10.50 Music Makers (ages 9-11) Infinity Diner: Pitch (S)
11.10 See You, See Me (ages 7-9) Health: Food Is Fuel (S)
11.30 English Express (ages 9-11)
Ideas and Imagination: Capturing the World (S) 7771218 11.50
Megamaths (ages 7-9) Division:
Divide by Four IS) 7043522 12.10
Landmarks (ages 9-12) Rivers of the World: the Angara (S)
Animated fun and adventures down on the farm. (R)
Landmarks (ages 9-11) Time Lines: Children (S)
Carol Smillie is in Port Grimaud, near St Tropez. Sankha Guha visits San Remo, Italy.
Historical adventure. Sir
Francis Drake sets sail in pursuit of the Spanish and their treasure, leading raid after raid against the enemy. Widescreen. Directors Rudolph Mate. Primo Zeglio
(1962) (S) (W) Films: pp 72-76 ***
Antony Worrall Thompson and Alice Beer play the mystery property quiz game.
Culinary challenge show, presented by Fern Britton. (S)
Clarissa Dickson Wright and the late Jennifer Paterson prepare adventurous outdoor food for a party of scouts. (R)(S)
Entertainers and actors including Lionel Blair , Vicki Michelle and John Altman talk about that peculiarly British brand of seasonal entertainment- panto. (S)
Another chance to see the grand final of the family knockout quiz. Hosted by Alan Titchmarsh.
Postponed from 15 October (S)
A double bill of animated anarchy in the town of Springfield.
6.00 Bart Gets an Elephant. Bart receives an unusual prize when he wins a radio competition. (R) (S)
6.20 The Boy Who Knew Too Much. Bart has an important choice to make after he sees an assault. (R) (S)
Piano Man. Back in the eighties, Sam enters the body of a man with something to hide. (R) (S)
In the last show of the series, the survival volunteers conclude their week in the wilds by cooking a meal for a special guest. In addition, Pete McCarthy visits a farm that is keeping traditional hop-growing alive for British ale, Guy Linley-Adams looks for freshwater pearls in Scotland's River Tay, and Lindsay Cannon braves a frozen waterfall.
Series producer Patrick Flavelle (S) (W) E-MAIL: [address removed]
A six-part celebration of human courage that follows the world's finest climbers as they scale their chosen peaks and reveal what drives them to such exhilarating heights.
Stevie Haston and his partner Laurence Gouault face the mixed ice climb of Colorado's Vail ski resort. See Choice.
Series producer/director Richard Else (S) (W)
Alan Titchmarsh continues his journey around Britain in the search for the BBC Gardener of the Year.
Northern Ireland candidates Nicola Baird , Donal McBride ,
Jill Scott and Joan Christie gather at the National Botanic Garden of Wales to have their horticultural merits judged by the panel of Ali Ward , Nigel Colborn and Adam Pasco.
Director Mark Scott : Producer Vanessa Jackson (S) (W) Raising expectations: Alan Titchmarsh , page 48
Angus Deayton presents another barrage of satirical broadsides at those in the news. Team captains Ian Hislop and Paul Merton are joined by guest panellists Jon Snow , from Channel 4 news, and Tribune editor Mark Seddon.
Director Paul Wheeler ; Producer Giles Pilbrow Repeated on Sunday (W)
London in the sixties in the swinging setting for this new six-part comedy, written by Arthur Mathews.
Protesting Hippies. The staff at underground magazine Mouth need to find a suitable subject to protest about in order to impress an important visitor in town. See Choice.
Director Martin Dennis : Producer Geoffrey Perkins
Repeated on Sunday (S) (W) Hippy days: page 30
Salesmen Nigel Williams,:
Another chance to see the Montreux award-winning comedy. Welcome to Royston Vasey. An introduction to the unusual northern town where the welcome is often less than warm.
Written by Jeremy Dyson , Mark Gatiss , Steve Pemberton , Reece Shearsmith Director Steve Bendelack ; Producer Sarah Smith (R) (S)
With Jeremy Vine. At 11.00 News headlines. (S)
Comedy drama. It's the end of summer term at a Texas high school and the seniors are getting ready to put the freshmen through the ritual humiliation of "hazing". Widescreen. Director Richard Linklater (1993.18) (S) (W) Films: pp 72-76 ****
Controversial police drama. Ends 1.50am
Shown on Monday at 9pm (S) (W)
Repeats are not indicated.
Dynamo Literacy (ages 7-9) Ends 5.00am